Central University of Tamil Nadu (Thiruvarur) and Thiruvalluvar Government Arts College (Rasipuram) jointly presents

Welcome to the  home page of summer school in Mathematics to the memory to SS pillai.                 

Programme Outline

This will be a workshop to 2nd and 3rd year B.Sc. students of india to nurture on basic mathematics. There will be courses in Foundation, Elementary Number Theory, Analysis and Linear Algebra. The faculty will be active and reputed mathematicians with a commitment to teaching. The aim of this workshop is to show the natural flavor of doing mathematics and encourages independent learning.


        PG & Research Department of Mathematics,
        Thiruvalluvar Government Arts College,
        Rasipuram, Namakkal(Dt) - 637 401.

Who can Apply?

Its open to
 all 2nd and 3rd year B.Sc. / Integrated M.Sc. students or equivalent studying in INDIA. One or two seats may be reserved for non-mathematics students. 

How to Apply?

  1. Fill this online application form(closed). And request one of your mathematics teacher to send soft copy of the recommendation letter (Attached here) by email.
  2. Incase if you dont want to submit the application online, please download and fill the attached (nurture-application.pdf) and also request one of your mathematics teacher who is closely acquainted with you to write a recommendation letter (nurture-recommendation.pdf). Request your recommending teacher to send the soft copy of your application and recommendation letter by email to nurture.1729@gmail.com with subject "nurture-2016 application and recommendation". 
  3. The completed application form (online or email) along with the recommendation letter(by email) should reach, latest by July 26, 2016 5:00PM July 29, 2016, 5:00PM

         Please click here for information on the selection process and the list of selected applicants. 

Important Dates: 
  • Date of Start of application: July 8, 2016
  • Last date for application submission: July 26, 2016 July 29, 2016, 5:00PM (closed)
  • Announcement of Selected candidates: July 28, 2016 July 31, 2016 August 1, 2016, 7:00PM (We are extending the announcement by one day due to a very good number of applications. )
  • Confirmation of Participation: July 31, 2016    
  • Programme Dates: August 10th -22nd 2016
  • The selection will be purely on merit, based on consistently good academic record and the recommendation letter from a mathematics professor closely acquainted with the candidate
  • Only selected candidates will be informed (by email) of their selection by July 28, 2016 July 31, 2016
  • The list of selected candidates will also be posted on the workshop website. 
  • No Travel Allowance will be paid
  • Candidates selected for the programme will be provided free boarding, lodging and reading materials for the duration of the workshop
Workshop Technical details
The information regarding the workshop sessions, resource person etc will be shared here soon
For post workshop information please click here


Subbayya Sivasankaranarayana Pillaihttp://www.hri.res.in/~thanga/sspillai/PILLAI.html

Sketch by
 S. Kanemitsu

Click the image to visit a website with SS Pillai's work and that website was created by
R Thangadurai (HRI)

Workshop Cloud

Click here to view the 
workshop poster